Training OpportunitySee the attached flyer for an excellent training opportunity by Traditions Training being hosted by Aetna on January 25, 2015. Contact Deputy Chief Drew Bowerson to register.
Posted Dec 11, 2014, 12:09 PM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
Townhouse Fire on Lincoln DriveOn Wednesday, December 10, 2015 at 1856 hours the Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company, along with mutual aid companies, were alerted to a residential fire in the unit block of Lincoln Drive in the College Park community. Engine 7-4, Engine 10-5, Ladder 9, and Assistant Chief Andrew Cavanaugh (98B) made the response. Upon arrival of Engine 7-4, a water supply was established and Captain Jeff Sands reported a two story middle-of-the-row with smoke showing from the rear. Initial reports from NPD indicated a fire on the second floor and all residents evacuated. Upon arrival of Chief Cavanaugh conditions were confirmed and command was established. The crew from 7-4 advanced a 1.75 inch ...
Posted Dec 11, 2014, 10:36 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
Annual Christmas Tree SaleAetna Hose Hook & Ladder will be having our annual Christmas Tree sale! The sale will be at Station 10 located at 2505 Old County Road, Newark, De 19702. Phone: 302-261-7756. Aetna will be open for tree and wreath sales from 5pm to 9pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 9pm Saturday and Sunday. Aetna will trim the tree, bale it and help you load it onto your vehicle.
Posted Dec 4, 2014, 9:56 AM by Charles Mitchell
Main Street FireAt 4:10am on the morning of November 7th, Aetna along with neighboring departments were alerted to a working fire in 100 block of E. Main St. Engine 9-3 and 8-2 both quickly responded and were on scene within four minutes of dispatch. Crews found fire showing from the rear of the second floor and placed multiple 1.75" lines in service. Additional crews assisted with searches and checking exposures. The scene was placed under control at 0447. Crews preformed overhaul for another hour before clearing the scene and turning over to the City Fire Marshal for investigation. Departments on scene- Christiana Fire Company, Mill Creek Fire Company, Minquas Fire Company, NCCEMS, UD-1, and NPD. Thank you ...
Posted Nov 13, 2014, 6:19 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
Thanksgiving SafetyA Thanksgiving Safety reminder from the NFPA and the Officers and Members of Aetna.
Posted Nov 13, 2014, 6:13 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7